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Show Boat   

City Center , (5/05/1954 - 5/16/1954)
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Opening Date:May 05, 1954   
Closing Date:May 16, 1954 Total Performances:15

Category: Musical, Drama, Revival, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Natchez, on the Mississippi River, on the Cotton Blossom, and Chicago. 1887-1927.

Production Staff
Produced by New York City Center Light Opera Company
Based on the novel by: Edna Ferber; Music by Jerome Kern; Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II; Book by Oscar Hammerstein II; Musical Director: Julius Rudel
Staged by William Hammerstein
Scenic Design by Howard Bay; Costume Design by John Boyt; Lighting Design by Jean Rosenthal
Production Stage Manager: Lucia Victor; Stage Manager: Hans Sondheimer
Assistant to the Director: Michael Shurtleff
Boris Aplon Pete
Benjamin Bajorek Ensemble
Ann Barry Fatima
Marilyn Bladd Lottie
Helena Bliss Julie
Adelaide Boatner Ensemble
Eugene S. Brice Ensemble
Ginger Brooks Child
Doryce Brown Ensemble
Walter P. Brown Ensemble
Joanne Budill Ensemble
Georgianna Catal Child
Claudia Crawford Child
Joseph Crawford Ensemble
Dale Dennard Child
Diana Drake Ellie
Donn Driver Frank
Dawin Emanuel Ensemble
Rina Falcone Ensemble
John Fleming Ensemble
Sarah Floyd Landlady
Old Lady on the Levee
Barbara Ford Nun
Mareda Gaither Ensemble
Robert Gallagher Steve
Marjorie Gateson Parthy Ann Hawks
Ellen Gleason Mother Superior
Russell Goodwin Ensemble
Leonard Grinnage Child
Louise Hawthorne Ensemble
Lawrence Haynes Vallon
Laurel Hurley Magnolia
Burl Ives Cap'n Andy
Ida Johnson Ensemble
Charles Kuestner Barker
Man with guitar
Milton Lyon Jake
James Martindale Ensemble
Sheila Mathews Ensemble
William McDaniel Ensemble
DeAnn Mears Ensemble
Roland Miles Sport
Meri Miller Strong Woman
Dorothy Mirr Dolly
John Neilsen Ensemble
Arthur Newman Windy
Adele Newton Kim (child)
Joan Nickel Child
Helen Phillips Queenie
Benjamin Plotkin Ensemble
Madeline Porter Ensemble
Thomas R. Powell Rubber Face
William W. Reynolds Ensemble
Robert Rounseville Gaylord Ravenal
Gloria Sacks Sally
Bonnie Sawyer Child
Peg Shirley Ensemble
Bill Smith Doorman at Trocadero
Barbara Sohmers Ensemble
Christine Spencer Ensemble
William Starling Ensemble
Joseph Tanner Ensemble
Frederick Thomas Ensemble
Greta Thormsen Kim
DeLoyd Tibbs Ensemble
Rodester Timmons Ensemble
Clyde Turner Ensemble
Rose Virga Ensemble
Lawrence Winters Joe
Gloria Wynder Ethel